Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. Established in 2005, our aim is to support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen and to provide you with time and space to talk about your experience. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system and referrals to other resources in your community that may be able to help.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday- 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday- 9:30 am to 6:30 pm

Saturday- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


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As a victim of crime you will usually have the right to a copy of any statement you make to the Gardaí. For further information on your rights as a victim see crimevictimsrights.ie/faqs/ #KnowYourRightsFriday ... See MoreSee Less

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ADAPT Domestic Abuse Services workers can meet a woman in her own area in County Limerick or City. It is not necessary to come to the Refuge to get support. The service is free and confidential and may help to keep you and your children safe.
1 in 5 women in Ireland experience abuse in their intimate relationships.
1 in 3 women experience psychological abuse.
Phone 1800 200 504 to make an outreach appointment.
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